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On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CULTURE American
MEDIUM Metal, glass
  • Place Manufactured: United States
  • DATES ca. 1935
    DIMENSIONS 10 x 6 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. (25.4 x 15.9 x 5.4 cm)  (show scale)
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1999.141.6
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Table Clock. Chrome-plated metal and glass. Circular glass clock face with silvered roman numerals around rim. Hour hand is a 3" diameter silvered metal disk with small arrow. The long, narrow silver metal minute hand terminates in a circle with arrow at end. Clock face suspended on an inverted U-shape tubular metal support, attached to small rectangular metal base on a larger oval-shaped base. Back of clock is undecorated. CONDITION: Good. Chrome surface worn. Disk of hour hand scratched. Minute hand bent.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CAPTION American. Clock, ca. 1935. Metal, glass, 10 x 6 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. (25.4 x 15.9 x 5.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1999.141.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1999.141.6_bw.jpg)
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